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Tobias Menzies joins cast of Beth and Don

Just as we enter Droughtlander, we have a new movie to look forward to. Tobias Menzies has joined the cast of A24’s Beth and Don. We’ll start by saying the bad news is that the movie isn’t coming out any time soon. Cameras start rolling next week, according to Deadline, but at least we have something to look forward to. Outlander actor Tobias Menzies will play Don in the upcoming movie Beth and Don.
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Tobias Menzies To Star Alongside Julia Louis-Dreyfus In Nicole Holofcener’s ‘Beth & Don’; Cast Set For A24 Movie

Click here to read the full article. Primetime Emmy winner Tobias Menzies has boarded the Nicole Holofcener directed and written feature Beth & Don opposite Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Cameras roll this week on the movie, which A24 acquired all US rights on out of AFM last year. Also rounding out the cast are Michaela Watkins (The Dropout, Casual, Search Party), Arian Moayed (Inventing Anna, Succession), Owen Teague (It, Mrs. Fletcher), Jeanne Berlin (The Fabelmans, Succession, Hunters), Bill Camp (The Queen’s Gambit, The Night Of) and Elizabeth Marvel (News of the World, Unbelievable). In the movie, Beth is a New York novelist in an unbelievably happy marriage...
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Tobias Menzies to star in Norwegian fertility limited series Made in Oslo

The Emmy-winning The Crown alum will star opposite Pia Tjelta, one of Norway’s most successful actors, who plays a doctor who runs a fertility clinic. "Menzies stars as a successful British businessman who runs the first fertility clinic in the U.S. and plans to conquer the industry while implementing the potential of A.I. in both treatment and technology," per Variety. "He comes to Norway with the goal of acquiring Elin’s leading clinic, Bien, but faces her resistance." No word on if Made in Oslo will be shown in the U.S.
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‘The Crown’s Tobias Menzies Stars in Fertility-Themed Thriller Series ‘Made in Oslo’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Click here to read the full article. Tobias Menzies, who won last year’s primetime Emmy Award for his turn as Prince Philip in ‘The Crown,’ has joined the cast of “Made in Oslo,” a character-driven thriller series set at a fertility clinic in Norway. Menzies stars in the cinematic show opposite Pia Tjelta, one of Norway’s most successful actors whose credits include successful shows such as “Norsemen” and “Lykkeland.” Created and penned by Kathrine Valen Zeiner (“Wisting,” “Valkyrien”), the eight-part show is a NENT/Viaplay Original and is produced by Tordenfilm. It will premiere on Viaplay on April 24. “Made in Oslo” is directed...
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Anthony Boyle & Lovie Simone Join Tobias Menzies In Apple’s Lincoln Assassination Limited Series ‘Manhunt’

Click here to read the full article. Anthony Boyle and Lovie Simone are set as leads alongside Tobias Menzies in Manhunt, Apple TV+’s upcoming limited series about the President Lincoln’s assassination, from Friday Night Lights and Fargo writer-producer Monica Beletsky, Lionsgate and 3 Arts. Manhunt is based on James Swanson’s bestselling book Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer. Described as part historical fiction and part conspiracy thriller, the series will center on the aftermath of America’s first presidential assassination and the fight to preserve and protect the ideals that were the foundation of Lincoln’s Reconstruction plans — issues that reverberate...
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Outlander And The Crown's Tobias Menzies Just Landed Another Historical TV Series

Historical television shows do tend to capture people’s attention, and it’s not uncommon for some actors to star in several such series, especially if they happen to actually resemble historical figures or just have a pleasantly old-timey look about them. This has been the case with actor Tobias Menzies, who’s spent the last several years starring on Outlander and The Crown. Now, Menzies has landed yet another historical series (which could end up as one of the best Apple TV+ shows), and this one will follow the aftermath of Abraham Lincoln’s assassination.
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THE CROWN's Tobias Menzies to Play Friend of Abraham Lincoln in Assassination Limited Series MANHUNT at Apple TV+

British actor Tobias Menzies (Casino Royale, The Crown) has signed on to star in a limited series titled Manhunt at Apple TV+. The series will follow in the aftermath of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, and Menzies will play the detective on the case, Edwin Stanton, “Lincoln’s War Secretary and friend, who was nearly driven to madness by the need to catch assassin John Wilkes Booth and to carry out Lincoln’s legacy.”
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Tobias Menzies cast in Manhunt: Who will he play in the Abe Lincoln series?

Tobias Menzies is going to be back on our screens soon, although not necessarily in Outlander. He’s landed a role in Apple TV+’s Manhunt. We’re not getting to see flashbacks with Frank or Black Jack Randall on Outlander. At least, there are no signs of them just yet. However, we will get to see more of Tobias Menzies on our screens in the near future.
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Apple Orders Limited Series About Hunt for John Wilkes Booth From Monica Beletsky, Tobias Menzies to Star

Apple has ordered the limited series “Manhunt,” which tells the story of the hunt for U.S President Abraham Lincoln’s assassin, John Wilkes Booth. The series hails from Monica Beletsky and is based on the book “Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer” by James Swanson. Tobias Menzies will star as Edwin Stanton, Lincoln’s War Secretary and friend, who was driven nearly to madness by the need to catch Booth and to carry out Lincoln’s legacy. According to an individual with knowledge of the project, it will also feature Black historical figures, including Mary Simms, a former slave of the doctor who...
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‘Manhunt’: Tobias Menzies is Set to Star in Adaptation About the Hunt for John Wilkes Booth from Apple TV+

Apple Studios is set to produce a new true-crime series for Apple TV+ surrounding the hunt for John Wilkes Booth in the aftermath of Abraham Lincoln's assassination. Manhunt was ordered at the streamer from writer/producer Monica Beletsky, with Emmy award-winner Tobias Menzies set to play the starring role of Edwin Stanton, Lincoln's War Secretary and loyal friend who goes to great lengths to catch the titular killer.
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Tobias Menzies to Star in Lincoln Assassination Series at Apple

Tobias Menzies is going back in history again. The Crown Emmy winner will lead the cast of Manhunt, a straight-to-series limited drama exploring the assassination of former President Abraham Lincoln. The series, from creator Monica Beletsky (Parenthood, The Leftovers, Fargo), is described as part historical fiction and part conspiracy thriller. Based on the best-selling book Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer by James Swanson, Manhunt follows Lincoln’s war secretary and friend Edwin Stanton (Menzies) who was nearly driven to madness by his quest to catch John Wilkes Booth and carry out Lincoln’s legacy. Beletsky serves as showrunner and exec producer on the...
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Tobias Menzies to lead Apple TV+'s Lincoln assassination limited series Manhunt

The Crown Emmy winner and Outlander and Game of Thrones vet will go back in history again for a limited series exploring the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln. Created by Monica Beletsky based on James L. Swanson's bestselling book Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase to Catch Lincoln's Killer, Manhunt is described as part historical fiction and part conspiracy thriller. Menzies will play Edwin Stanton, Lincoln’s war secretary and friend, who "was nearly driven to madness by his quest to catch John Wilkes Booth and carry out Lincoln’s legacy," according to The Hollywood Reporter, which adds: "The series will also feature Black historical figures whose lives intertwined with Booth’s escape, the manhunt and subsequent investigation with characters set to include Mary Simms, a former slave of the doctor who treated. Booth’s injury and provided him safe harbor following his crime." Manhunt shares the same name as the Discovery/Spectrum anthology series. Menzies, who won an Emmy last fall for playing Prince Philip on The Crown, recently appeared on the comedies This Way Up and Modern Love.
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